By Geraldine Carrillo |Staff Writer| We swipe right if the person is attractive. Later, a conversation strikes by an instant message notification with a goal - a one night stand, or a long term relationship. The way we communicate with others has not only changed our way of living, but also our way of loving. Is it courtship, love or just simply sex? Finding the right person for the right reason is what makes these dating sites and apps a bit foggy and misleading. “I have used a couple of dating sites maybe twice or three times, I don't go on there to find love, I honestly just go to have a good night or hook up,” said student Jose Arellano. Although some people do think … [Read more...] about Till swiping left do us part
By Ariana Cano |Staff writer| Online dating applications and websites can be a fun and useful tool, but some users may take them too seriously. Online dating users should keep in mind that many people may only want to engage in casual sex or a quick hook-up. While some agree dating sites are an innovative way of breaking the ice, others claim it is a waste of time. Dating websites or apps such as eHarmony, Match, Tinder, Grindr, BlackPeopleMeet, Christian Mingle, and many others are created for people to connect online, regardless of location. When signing up, the user must provide information such as name, age, gender, sexual preference, a profile picture, and a brief personal … [Read more...] about Dating apps: Catfish trap or soulmate finder?